SOURCE: 7thOnline


May 24, 2011 08:30 ET

7thOnline Continues to Grow Executive Team With New CMO

Jerry Inman Appointed Chief Marketing Officer to Help Grow Brand and Market Share

NEW YORK, NY--(Marketwire - May 24, 2011) - 7thOnline, a leading provider of merchandise assortment planning, forecasting, and optimization solutions to the retail industry, today announced the appointment of Jerry Inman as Chief Marketing Officer. Inman will assume responsibility for growing 7thOnline's market share, revenue, and visibility within the retail and vendor communities.

Jerry Inman brings with him a wealth of knowledge from his experiences in marketing communications, integrated media, branding, lead generation, and customer retention and growth programs. Prior to joining 7thOnline, Inman served as Global Vice President of Marketing for iMANY, the leader in contract performance, where he was responsible for rebranding the company and increasing market share and brand awareness. Before that, he was Vice President of Marketing for Lectra, a global leader in fashion technology solutions, where he was responsible for significant revenue growth through the development and deployment of integrated marketing strategies, lead generation, and communications programs. Inman has also held marketing management positions at leading enterprise software organizations including Information Builders and CA Technologies.

"I am excited to be back in retail with such a well-positioned market leader," said Inman. "As 7thOnline is on a rapid growth path, I am looking forward to bringing this powerful technology to new markets to fulfill global demand. I look forward to working with our customers which represent some of the fastest growing brands in the world."

"7thOnline is at a pivotal point in the company's development as we solidify our market dominance and further drive global expansion of our wholesale and retail planning solutions. Jerry is an experienced executive with a proven ability to deliver results," said Max Ma, CEO of 7thOnline. "His insight and track record within fashion and enterprise technology will be incredibly valuable as we continue to drive rapid growth."

About 7thOnline

7thOnline is a leading provider of merchandise assortment planning, forecasting and optimization solutions to the retail industry. 7thOnline's offerings encompass merchandise financial planning, visual and analytical assortment planning, in-season merchandise management, embedded business intelligence, order execution, and powerful optimization, forecasting, and collaboration capabilities. 7thOnline's user community includes Belk, Chaps, Dillard's, G-III Apparel Group, Kipling, Lord & Taylor, Nautica, Oakley, Phillips-Van Heusen, Under Armour, VF, Warnaco, and others. For more information, please visit

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